1a. Which being created clues throughout space and time to ensure their own creation?
1b. Who saved at least one President and possibly many more?
1c. Who leads a conglomerate of villains much admired by doctors?
1d. Who possesses numerous toys to compensate for their illiteracy?
Bad Religion (“21st Century Digital Boy”)
1e. Who pretended to each be the other in order to gain an informant’s trust?
1f. When did a hunter suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder?
Buffy Summers in “When She Was Bad” (s1e2)
1g. Who felt they should have been born female due to their extreme beauty?
Johnny B. Badd
1h. Who dreams of helping to scrub space whales?
1i. Which New Jersey food products are thirty-two ounces of in your face?
Milk and Cheese, Dairy Products Gone Bad
2a. Which alien was sentenced to spend time with cavemen as punishment for inventing a doomsday machine?
The Great Gazoo
2b. Which rich businessman detonated his livelihood to pursue a dream of performance?
Gonzo The Great
2c. Who bled so greatly that he inadvertently invented a unit of measurement for it?
The Great Muta
2d. What concept requires one to be a navigator across millions of worlds, all with too much of one and not enough of the other?
The Great River (from “Treachery, Faith and the Great River,” s7e6 of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
2e. What is it called when elders from every stedding meet to discuss and deliberate?
The Great Stump
2f. Who shackled the chosen one to the stone of triumph?
The Stonecutters (in “Homer the Great”)
2g. The mightiest of what race had a wingspan of over thirty fathoms?
The Great Eagles
2h. What would a newspaperman utter when startled?
“Great Caesar’s Ghost!” (or, alternately, “Great Shades of Elvis!”)
2i. What was dedicated to fifty dead men?
The Great Escape
3a. Who was trapped by her brother within a diamond-hard prison?
Monet St. Croix / Penance / M
3b. Where may you control the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Senator and the Tax Man?
Saint Petersburg (the card game)
3c. Who gave his people hope in the face of a dying star?
3d. Who rose to prominence from criminal beginnings after the success of their own brand of energy drink?
The Third Street Saints
3e. Who were taught German, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Gaelic, and French by their mother, and used it in their quest for justice?
The Boondock Saints
3f. What did Victor cry out on the sixteenth day?
Saint Victor exclaimed, “This…is fantastic! Oh…this is terrific!”
3g. Who spoke to the audience at the beginning of every episode?
3h. Who created a group of assassins and named them after the angel of death?
The Order of St. Dumas
3i. Who ended up having boat drinks thanks to the actions of a man with a plan?
Jimmy The Saint
4a. Whose return led to a magical renaissance in England?
4b. Which exhibitor suffered from osteogenesis imperfecta?
4c. What requires you to look into the Eye of Eternity?
The “Through A Glass, Darkly” Quest In World of Warcraft
4d. Who was responsible for introducing people to a life of thievery?
Looking Glass Studios
4e. In what work did four gunslingers arrive at Topeka?
Wizard and Glass
4f. What commences with a story about Kanubai?
The Serpent Bride by Sarah Douglass, first in the Darkglass Mountain Trilogy
4g. What is said to be effective against the walkers from the north?
4h. What was the most important aspect of Castalian social life?
The Glass Bead Game
4i. What 70-ton machine was designed expressly to counter the threat of invading clans?
The Gallowglas-class heavy ‘Mech
5a. What film was a coming-out party for a dead man named Smedley?
Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Things
4b. Which social butterfly found themselves forced into a difficult situation involving a super-suit?
4c. Who alternated twice between being a man, and being not a man?
4d. What killed the Norwegians first?
The Thing From Outer Space
4e. Who caused a man to find himself traveling through time, due to an anomaly which never existed?
Q in “All Good Things” (s7e22 of Star Trek: The Next Generation)
4f. From where do you return to find the hot supper your mother made waiting for you?
Where The Wild Things Are
4g. Whose secret rings of power were only known to his best friend’s little sister?
Benjy Grimm, Owner of The Thing Rings
4h. Who played a convict on death row who was able to escape his sentence thanks to an extremely unusual medical procedure?
Rosey Grier in The Thing With Two Heads
4i. What was the name of the Znutar‘s mascot?
The Ook / “dat Ook t’ing” in The Awful Green Things From Outer Space
6a. What was the ultimate goal of the research centre in Sprodj?
To send a rocket to the moon
6b. Who refused to wait for Eliza?
Sam Bell in Moon
6c. Who went to Las Vegas and returned alive?
Tom Cullen (M-O-O-N, that spells Tom Cullen)
6d. Who befriended and managed a collection of curious oddities?
6e. What was the last act of Circadia Senius before he was killed?
To launch a gravity module to replace the destroyed moon
6f. Who pursued two hunters through Heaven to satisfy his own agenda?
Zachariah in “Dark Side Of The Moon” (s5e16 of Supernatural)
6g. What company specializes in the construction of artificial memories for the dying?
The Sigmund Corporation (in To The Moon)
6h. Who created the hit TV show “Legends of the Khonshu”?
Marc Spector (Moon Knight)
6i. Who always had trouble finding work due to a problematic medical condition that was largely his father’s fault?
Remus Lupin (AKA “Moony”)
7a. What adventurer found that her secrets were preventing her from speaking clearly?
7b. Which ship was both the largest traditional capital warship ever when it was built, and an expression of tyrannical might?
The Super Star Destroyer Executor
7c. Whose would-be nemesis wished to raise their son as his enemy?
The Mist (in Starman)
7d. Who did not recognize his sentient ship when she took human form?
Peter Quill, the Star-Lord
7e. In the foretellings of a dead god, what was the instrument of prophecy to contain within her flesh?
“All the starry universe”
7f. Who was eventually revealed to be an angel, even though she denied it fiercely?
7g. Who swore to fight the Instrumentality for as long as he lived?
7h. Who eventually became the immortal ruler of her husband’s kingdom?
Yvaine (in Stardust)
7i. Which ship cannabalized the fleet it was guarding for supplies?
The Battlestar Pegasus
So, this was a fun exercise, and I do believe I’ll repeat it again next year. (Now that I have an idea of how difficult this one was – expect next year to be much harder.)